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  • as inbronze
  • as intan

synonyms for brownish

  • burnished
  • chestnut
  • copper
  • russet
  • rust
  • tan
  • copper-colored
  • metallic brown
  • reddish-brown
  • reddish-tan
  • beige
  • drab
  • brown
  • natural
  • gold
  • saddle
  • ecru
  • cream
  • bronze
  • buff
  • tawny
  • yellowish
  • khaki
  • biscuit
  • sand
  • suntan
  • olive
  • umber
  • leather-colored
  • olive-brown
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How to use brownish in a sentence

Their bodies looked like those of large grasshoppers, except that they were of a brownish colour.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
On their entrance into the church, a brownish-red silk cloak, which concealed the whole of the uniform, was presented to each.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
The antennae are ciliated, whitish above, and brownish beneath.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
The rind is peeled from the branches by means of knives, and then dried in the sun; this gives it a yellowish or brownish tint.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Another man was sprawled on the gray broadloom of the reception room, a brownish puddle beneath his side.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
He reached into the plastic container and drew forth a handful of brownish objects that smelled to Kieran like dried fruit.
THE STARS, MY BROTHERSEDMOND HAMILTON
A brownish yellow powder remained undissolved and was saved.
SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
The Camel Brown—dubbed with old brownish hair, with red silk, wings dark grey feather from mallard.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
They never seemed to break their ranks; even when swimming, one beheld the same level brownish mass on the surface of the water.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
His complexion had kept the tints of youth except on the temples and the chin, which were a brownish-yellow colour.
THE PRECIPICEIVAN GONCHAROV
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WORDS RELATED TO BROWNISH

  • brownish
  • burnished
  • chestnut
  • copper
  • copper-colored
  • metallic brown
  • reddish-brown
  • reddish-tan
  • russet
  • rust
  • tan
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.